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Cost of Living in Saint-Gilles | Belgium

Cost of livingOne personFamily of 4
💰 Total with rent
$1290
$3241
🛋️ Without rent
$619
$2140
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$671
$1101
🍽️ Food
$443
$1173
🚐 Transport
$66.6
$185
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2065
🏙️ Population
50k

The average cost of living in Saint-Gilles is $1290, which is in the top 35% of the most expensive cities in the world, ranked 3235th out of 9294 in our global list and 89th out of 91 in Belgium.

The median after-tax salary is $2065, which is enough to cover living expenses for 1.6 months. Ranked 2887th (TOP 32%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 16th best city to live in Belgium. With an estimated population of 50k, Saint-Gilles is the 27th largest city in Belgium.

✈️ Closest airport13 kmBrussels Airport
😷 Air qualityGood10.7 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank325Free University of Brussels
Cost of living in Saint-Gilles infographic

Prices in Saint-Gilles

Eating Out

🍱 Lunch Menu
$22.9
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$38.9
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$11.3
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.43
☕ Cappuccino
$3.3
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$2.27

Groceries

🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.68
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.81
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.7
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.35
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.4
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.57
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$15.8
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.7
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.53
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.36
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.7
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.34
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.45
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.23
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.57
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$6.84
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.33
🚬 Cigarette pack
$7.51
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$11.5
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.19
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.11
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.83

Transportation

🚌 Local transport ticket
$3.11
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$49.3
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$23.7
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.51

Rent & Utilities

🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$704
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$570
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1192
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$957
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$41.5
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$64.3
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$32.1
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
1.51%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3517
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2758

Other

🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$31.7
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$9.11
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$30.2
💇 Haircut, simple
$18.7
👖 Brand Jeans
$62.2
👟 Brand Sneakers
$106
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$630
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$28149